1 day in Hayle Itinerary

1 day in Hayle Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Hayle visit planner

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Fly to Exeter International Airport, Drive to St Erth
St Erth
— 1 day
Drive to Exeter International Airport, Fly to Manchester


St Erth

— 1 day
St Erth is a civil parish and village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.The village is four miles southeast of St Ives and six miles northeast of Penzance.St Erth takes its name from Saint Erc, one of the many Irish saints who brought Christianity to Cornwall during the Dark Ages, and is at the old crossing point of the River Hayle. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): kick back and relax at Gwithian Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Hayle Towans Beach.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the St Erth road trip planning website.

Manchester to St Erth is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In June in St Erth, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in St Erth

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Hayle travel guide

Zoos · Beaches · Nightlife
Hayle is a small town, civil parish and cargo port in west Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is situated at the mouth of the Hayle River (which discharges into St Ives Bay) and is approximately seven miles (11 km) northeast of Penzance.Hayle parish was created in 1888 from part of the now defunct Phillack parish, with which it was later combined in 1935, and incorporated part of St Erth in 1937. The modern parish shares boundaries with St Ives to the west, St Erth to the south, Gwinear and Gwithian in the east, and is bounded to the north by the Celtic Sea.HistoryEarly historyAlthough there is a long history of settlement in the Hayle Estuary area dating from the Bronze Age, the modern town of Hayle was built predominantly during the 18th century industrial revolution. Evidence of Iron Age settlement exists at the fort on the hill above Carnsew Pool where the Plantation now stands.